Unofficial Taiwan Residence Symbolizes New Outreach
The highest-ranking Taiwan officials to visit Washington in decades sat down to dinner Wednesday evening at Twin Oaks, one of the most elegant homes in Washington. Use of the Taiwan government-owned mansion has been limited since the United States formally recognized the Beijing government in 1979. But those rules were loosened by the Taiwan Travel Act, passed earlier this year. VOA's Daphne Fan was treated to a recent tour.